adhesion

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Synonyms for adhesion

Synonyms for adhesion

the close physical union of two objects

Synonyms for adhesion

abnormal union of bodily tissues

a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally separate anatomical structures

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the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition

faithful support for a cause or political party or religion

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For hot melt adhesives, they are valued for providing a perfect balance between adhesion and cohesion. The optimized Licocene viscosity profile in particular achieves desired properties even at low processing temperatures.
Ghosh and Sengupta [20] presented a formulation to evaluate seismic active earth pressure including the influence of both adhesion and cohesion for a nonvertical retaining wall.
Adhesives formulated with Vinnapas XD 05 are said to have very good adhesion and cohesion, a high setting speed and good machine processability.
Other forces, called adhesion and cohesion, work against gravity to hold water in the soil.
The modifiers are used as antisettling agents to extend storage and application time of paint materials; they can increase the substrate and interlayer adhesion and cohesion, prevent corrosion, provide color retention, and maintain many other properties with a long life time.